Indonesia boat with foreigners sinks; 15 missing

A boat carrying foreign tourists sank in central Indonesia, leaving 15 people missing, officials said on Sunday.

Eight drown as immigrant boat sinks off Turkey

Eight people died, including a child, and five others were missing today after a boat carrying migrants towards Greece capsized off western Turkey, local media reported.

Boat capsizes in Greece, 12 migrants dead

Twelve migrants were found dead on Friday and a further 15 were rescued after a boat capsized in western Greece, authorities said.

Boat capsizes on Brazil`s Amazon river, killing 12

A boat carrying Catholic pilgrims has capsized on Brazil`s Amazon river, leaving at least 12 people dead and another six still missing.

Italy boat tragedy: Migrant coffins lined up in airport hangar

The 111 coffins were numbered, a teddy bear wearing a smile and a blue shirt with a heart was placed above casket No 92.

Italy mourns boat mishap, weather halts search for bodies

A day after a boat believed to be carrying over 500 migrants, mainly from Eritrea and Somalia, caught fire and sank off Lampedusa in Italy, inclement weather forced divers to halt their search for hundreds of the missing migrants.

At least 13 feared drowned in Bihar boat mishap

At least 13 persons are feared drowned when a country boat sank in river Ganga at Kewatia village of Bihar`s Bhojpur district, official sources said on Wednesday.

Boat sinks off Australia, five feared dead, 106 rescued

Five people are feared dead and over 100 asylum seekers were rescued on Tuesday by Australian authorities from their boat which capsized off Christmas Island.

36 Indonesians missing as boat sinks off Malaysia`s coast

Thirty-six illegal immigrants from Indonesia are missing after a boat carrying them home to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr sank off Malaysia`s coast.

Four dead in Australia refugee boat sinking

Four asylum-seekers died after a people-smuggling ship carrying around 150 passengers capsized off Australia`s remote Christmas Island today, triggering a major rescue operation.

Students rescued in Chiba after boats capsize

Some 35 senior high school students were rescued today morning after the boats in which they were rowing capsized on a river in Chiba Prefecture near Tokyo, police said.

Villagers cling to tree as boat capsizes in flood

The local `Tehsildar` rushed to the spot along with
fire brigade personnel to rescue the stranded.

Bihar: Boat capsize toll mounts to six

Bihar`s Deputy Chief Minister announced an ex-gratia payment of Rs one lakh to bereaved families of each of the deceased.

Winds capsize boats in Togo, 36 dead

Thirty-six people were killed when winds capsized several boats on a lake.

Over 20 drown as Egypt ferry capsizes: Reports

The ferry was carrying a bus loaded with 32 passengers who were on their way to visit a graveyard.

B`deshi boat capsizes, 8 killed, 7 missing

Eight people were killed and seven missing when an engine boat capsized in B`desh.

Six women drown in UP

Six women on Friday drowned when the boat in which they were crossing the river capsized, police said.

Boat capsizes in Hooghly river, two missing

Two persons were missing after an overcrowded country-boat capsized midstream of the Hooghly river near Kuthighat.

Six killed in Sri Lanka as boat capsized in lake

At least six persons, including
three of the same family, have been killed when their boat
capsized at a lake in Sri Lanka`s north central province.

Trawler retrieved, toll rises to 83

The trawler which capsized in the river Hooghly with 246 people onboard was retrieved on Thursday, while the death toll reached 83 after two more bodies were
fished out.